2 Fishing Boats Sink at Dock in New Bedford

SouthCoast Today: Two Carlos Rafael vessels sank early Monday morning [Feb. 4] by Leonard’s Warf, according to Ed Anthes Washburn, the executive director of the Harbor Development Commission.

Washburn said the fishing vessels the Dinah Jane and the Nemesis sunk at around 1:30 a.m. with no one on board. The vessels were tied to each other.

Crews from the Coast Guard and the HDC are on site now investigating the incident.

The Massachusetts Environmental Police seized 120 pounds of scallops off the Dinah Jane last week.

Read more about the 2 fishing boats that sank at the dock in New Bedford.